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4 hrs ago | Agassiz Harrison Observer

Amazing Chase to honour Lilee-Jean

A local family has created a new, challenging race in honour of one of its youngest members, who died just a few months ago due to an aggressive brain tumour.

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Related Topix: Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

CBS Local

Doctors, Cyclists Come Together To Promote 2014 Tour Of Long Beach

The physicians were joined by children and cyclists in the Tikes On Trikes Race Against Doctors to promote the 2014 Tour of Long Beach, which will raise funds for pediatric cancer research.

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Related Topix: Health

Newswise

Fighting Neuroblastomas by Blocking Their DNA Replication, Repair

Neuroblastoma is one of the deadliest childhood cancers, accounting for 15 percent of pediatric cancer deaths.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health

GlobeNewswire

Hyundai Hope On Wheels to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

Hyundai Hope On Wheels, a national independent 501 nonprofit organization committed to finding a cure for childhood cancer, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.

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Related Topix: Health, NASDAQ OMX

Tue Apr 15, 2014

South Shore Record

Wantagh rabbi shaves head for cancer research

Rabbi Marci Bellows of Temple B'nai torah in Wantagh shaved her head for pediatric cancer research on April 1 in Chicago.

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Related Topix: Health, Leukemia

Patch.com

Children Peddle to Raise Money for Pediatric Cancer Patients

Dozens of children in Hopes Cap Inc. Head Start / Early Childhood Program participated last week at The Brandt School in the annual Trike-a-Thon to raise money for St. Jude's Children's Hospital.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Kids

The Jersey Journal

Ice cream social to help family of child with pediatric cancer in New Providence

Alli Lamhing, a junior at New Providence High School, is holding an ice cream social, 'Love for Lucas' as a benefit for borough resident Lucas Reiling, 7, who has been battling brain tumors since he was 2. "Every time you turn around, there's a new story ... with a new person that has it.

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Related Topix: New Providence, NJ

Sag Harbor Online

Katya s Courage 5K Raises $50,000 for Research, Scholarship, Education

Katy's Courage, the non-profit dedicated to education, counseling and pediatric cancer research, hosted its fourth annual Katy's Courage 5K on April 5. More than 1,200 participants, along with babies in strollers pushed by parents and dogs of all shapes and sizes, ran, jogged or walked to the finish line to help raise funds as well as remember Katy ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health, Sag Harbor, NY, Memorial SloanKettering Cancer Center, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Medical News Today

New strategies suggested for kidney regeneration by gene linked to...

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Related Topix: Wilms Tumor

Mon Apr 14, 2014

WABC 7

Pediatric Cancer Foundation Sponsors 20th Annual Walkathon

Pediatric Cancer Foundation , a nonprofit organization which funds treatment, research, acquisition of state-of-the-art equipment and patient/parent care, will hold its Twentieth Annual Walkathon on Sunday, April 27, 2014, at Riverside Park, NYC.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Non-Profit

Sun Apr 13, 2014

CNN

7-Year Old New Jersey Girl Author's 2 Kids Books to Inspire Children with Cancer

Purpee the Purple Dragon is the the main character in our new children's book series.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Health

PhysOrg Weblog

Gene linked to pediatric kidney cancer suggests new strategies for kidney regeneration

Nearly one-third of cases of Wilms tumor, a pediatric cancer of the kidney, are linked to a gene called Lin28, according to research from Boston Children's Hospital.

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Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Health, Wilms Tumor, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology

Sag Harbor Online

Thousands Bring Light to Cloudy Day at Katy's Courage 5K

Nina Landi, the race director for Saturday's fourth annual Katy's Courage 5K race, had tears in her eyes as hundreds of Sag Harbor residents, East Enders and others took off running along the waterfront in memory of one beloved little local, Katy Stewart, who in 2010 succumbed to a rare pediatric cancer when she was 12 years old.

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Related Topix: Sag Harbor, NY, Health

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Daily Advance

Community pulls together for 5-year-old with cancer

A community benefit was held Saturday for Kaylee Rios, seen perched on her father's shoulders.

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Related Topix: Health, South Mills, NC

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Daily Record

Roxbury High School hosts THON to raise money for pediatric cancer

Roxbury High School's Key Club wanted to do something big to raise funds for kids battling pediatric cancer, and treasurer Rachel Synalovski decided there aren't many events bigger to model a fundraiser after than Penn State's annual THON.

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Related Topix: Health, Kids, Family, Rutgers University

KNDO

Giant Food Triple Winner Game Continues to Bring Hope in the Fight against Pediatric Brain Tumors

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Oncology

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Jewish News Weekly

East Bay rabbi goes bald to raise funds for cancer research

One week after shaving her head, Rabbi Ruth Adar jokes that she remains "well ventilated" up on top.

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Related Topix: Health, San Leandro, CA, Leukemia

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Crabby Bill's raises funds pediatric cancer

Crabby Bill's Clearwater Beach and Crabby's Bar & Grill raised $7,003 in March to be donated to the Pediatric Cancer Foundation.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Clearwater-Beach, FL, Opinion

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Sag Harbor Online

Thousands Bring Light to Cloudy Day at Katy's Courage 5K

Nina Landi, the race director for Saturday's fourth annual Katy's Courage 5K race, had tears in her eyes as hundreds of Sag Harbor residents, East Enders and others took off running along the waterfront in memory of one beloved little local, Katy Stewart, who in 2010 succumbed to a rare pediatric cancer when she was 12 years old.

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Related Topix: Sag Harbor, NY, Health

Tue Apr 08, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

North Pinellas religion news and notes for April 9

On April 1, during the 125th annual Central Conference of American Rabbis Convention in Chicago, Tampa Bay area rabbis Jason Rosenberg of Congregation Beth Am in Tampa, Joel Simon of Congregation Schaarei Zedek in Tampa and Daniel Treiser of Temple B'nai Israel in Clearwater joined more than 60 male and female reform rabbis who shaved their heads ... (more)

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Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Clearwater, FL, Health, Non-Profit, Dunedin, FL, Palm Harbor, FL

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